The City of Emerson is accepting nominations to fill a vacancy on the Emerson Library Board.  This position would be to fill a term that expires June 30, 2025.  This position must be a resident of the City of Emerson. If you are interested in serving in this position, you must complete a nomination form.  The form is available at Emerson City Hall, Emerson Library, or available at
Completed forms to be submitted to Emerson City Hall by Friday, August 26, 2022.

Nomination Form for Library Board

Melody Stephens

Winter Hours:
Monday 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Wednesday 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - noon


  1. Disc Repair: (CD, DVD, Games) $3 each or 5 for $12
  2. Paper & Credit Card Shredding: (Free Will Donation)
  3. Copies: Black & White 20 cents, Colored copies $1 each
  4. Receive & Send Faxes: Send $1 each, Receive $2 each
  5. Laminating: Small 75 cents each, Large $1 each sheet
  6. Wilbor Consortium: E Boooks Free Download
  7. Computer & Tablet use with Internet & Printing
  8. Summer Reading Program Preschool - Adults Story Time: Wednesday 4 - 5 PM through program
  9. Inter-Library Loan Books: Fee $3.50 for return postage

Emerson Public Library has joined the Wilbor Library electronic system that provides for electronic books to be downloaded to your computer, MP3 player, IPOD, Kindle , and other compatible devices. This service is available 24/7 providing best sellers and classics and performs the automatic return for you so no late fees. All you need is an internet connection and a library card number from our library.
Visit Wilbor Downloads for Iowans. Once there you can browse for the book you want to read, add it to your cart, check out once you login and then download to your device.